Weirsma’s art illustrates phases of her career

Gretchen Burns | Collegio Reporter Erin Wiersma began the “Intervals of Time” lecture with a simple message. “I hope that I’m creating spaces for myself to dwell on,” said Wiersma, assistant professor of drawing at Kansas State University cialis online . “I happen to find them filled at times, still inviting a sense of myself. I think there is some sense of bodied form to these paintings.” Her lecture kicked off the annual Interdisciplinary Lecture series put on by the Art Department on Thursday, Nov. 1. Each semester the Art Department selects one of the exhibits from its programming season to highlight in the Interdisciplinary Lecture Series, which is intended to foster discussion on a…

Emotive art on display

"Tuesday" by Erin Wiersma is exhibited in the University Gallery from October 3 to November 15, 2012.

Carl J. Bachus | Collegio Reporter Pitt State’s Porter Hall is showcasing a painting exhibition by Erin Wiersma, assistant director of art at Kansas State University, in the University Gallery that will conclude with a lecture by Wiersma on buy cheap propecia Nov. 2. “Figuration has consistently been the foundation of my paintings,” Wiersma said in the artist statement on her website. “My practice as an artist has progressed from observing the tangible human form of another, to the physical representation of myself in relationship to the paper, to expressing the emotional and intangible aspects that make up my being.” Wiersma’s lecture, part of the Interdisciplinary Lecture Series on Nov. 1 and 2, will lead…

Pitt State Briefs: September 27, 2012

Moon Festival Friday The PSU Chinese Culture Club will sponsor a Moon Festival at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 28, in Gorilla Village on the Pittsburg State University campus. The event is free and open to the public. The Moon or Mid-Autumn Festival is celebrated each year in China when the moon is largest in the sky. Deadline Monday for photo contest The deadline for the National Gorillagraphic photography contest for students who studied abroad is Monday, Oct. 1. The two photography categories are promotional and artistic. Each photographer may submit one photo per category. Pictures can be submitted to Mic Night Sunday The Student Activities Council is holding Open Mic Night from 7-8:30 p.m….